Gay Icons and History: November 2013

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The First Gay Country Music Album

Filed by Jesse Monteagudo | November 26, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Though Steve Grand is cute and a good singer, he is hardly "the first openly gay country singer."Read More

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Eyewitness: The Early Days of AIDS

Filed by Mark Segal | November 25, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

We were a community dying with little help from our government, or even, for the most part, the medical world. We were all treated like lepers. Read More

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"My Mother's Wars," A Daughter's Liberties

Filed by Jessica Max Stein | November 22, 2013 | 1:00 PM | comments

Renowned lesbian historian Lillian Faderman's new memoir plays intriguingly with the boundaries of nonfiction. Read More

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Today: TDOR, Marriage in Illinois, Bayard Rustin Honored

Filed by John M. Becker | November 20, 2013 | 10:00 AM | comments

Between the annual Transgender Day of Remembrance, Bayard Rustin receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and Gov. Quinn signing marriage equality into law in Illinois, today is a big day for the LGBT community.Read More

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Flashback: Coretta Scott King at Atlanta Pride '96

Filed by John M. Becker | November 08, 2013 | 12:00 PM | comments

The late, great Coretta Scott King is well-known for her support of LGBT rights. Listen to her talk about equality in her own voice.Read More


BREAKING: Senate Advances ENDA

Filed by John M. Becker | November 04, 2013 | 6:55 PM | comments

Minutes ago, the U.S. Senate advanced the Employment Non-Discrimination Act by a bipartisan vote of 61-30. Next: up to 30 hours of debate before a final vote Wednesday.Read More

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Team Gold Force 4: Not Your Mother's Golden Girls

Filed by E. Winter Tashlin | November 03, 2013 | 3:00 PM | comments

The folks over at Challenger Comics present a heretofore unseen perspective on The Golden Girls with "Team Gold Force 4." Is it a cleaver re-imagining, or sacrilege against a beloved gay institution?Read More